Henry Vollam Morton 1892 To 1979

Henry Vollam Morton 1979) was a journalist and pioneering travel writer from Lancashire, England, best known for his prolific and popular books on Britain

Henry Canova Vollam ("H. V.") Morton (26 July 1892–18 June 1979) was a journalist and pioneering travel writer from Lancashire, England, best known for his prolific and popular books on Britain and the Holy Land. He first achieved fame in 1923 when, while working for the Daily Express, he scooped the official Times correspondent during the coverage of the opening of the Tomb of Tutankhamon in Egypt.

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